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Can parasitic infection cause gallbladder disease?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras answered

Specializes in Surgical Oncology

Yes, very rarely: There are a few types of parasitic worms that are capable of getting into the liver and bile ducts. This happens almost exclusively outside of the United States.

Answered 6/5/2014

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Dr. Carlo Contreras answered

Specializes in Surgical Oncology

Yes, rarely: There are a few types of parasitic worms that are capable of getting into the liver and bile ducts. This happens almost exclusively outside of the United States.

Answered 6/5/2014

6.1k views

Thank

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